Naismith Men's Shed

Site: Almonte

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Contact Information
E-Mail naismithmensshed@gmail.com
Website naismithmensshed.ca
Primary Executive David Steventon, Leader; Phone: (Residence) 613-257-7048; Email: dsteventon@storm.ca
Address & Map
Mill of Kintail
2854 Ramsay Concession 8
Almonte, ON K0A 1A0
Mailing Address c/o David Steventon 
525 Tatlock Rd 
Carleton Place, ON K7C 0C5
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; Naismith Men's Shed are fully accessible including adapted parking spaces and accessible washrooms * check website for restaurant accessibility
Description & Services
Description (Service) Peer-run group dedicated to men, including those living in social isolation, for ex. after retirement * offering a gathering place, involving a work space in which men get together, stay productive and do projects to benefit the community 
 
In partnership with the Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority (MVCA) where NMS has acquire the custodianship of an actual Men’s Shed and additional meeting space located at the Mill of Kintail Conservation Area, near Almonte; in return, shed members volunteer to help park staff maintain the conservation area * an opportunity to share skills and to socialize 
 
Independent organization, no strings attached * inclusive and respectful * other locations in Eastern Ontario: Arnprior, Carleton Place and Perth
Hours Breakfast meeting: first and third Thursday of the month 8 am * shed meeting: second and fourth Thursday of the month 10 am * meeting locations and hours may vary, visit website to confirm
Areas Served Almonte ; Mississippi Mills
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
Men 18 years and older residing in the Municipality of Mississippi Mills and surrounding regions
Application Call or send an email * for general inquiries about the movement send an email to info@menssheds.ca
Languages English
Fees Membership - $1 annually (2019)
Other Details
Social Media LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/david-steventon-mimi-06664867/?originalSubdomain=ca
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2007 (Australia); 2018 (Almonte)
Funding Fundraising ; Donations - including tools ; Sale of Goods - gift shop items and more ; Membership fees - $1 ; The Canadian Men's Sheds Association is supported by the Movember Foundation and the University of Manitoba
Date Updated 03 Dec 2019
Subjects
Service Categories Social Clubs/Events ~ Men

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